A: Two concentric circles, the outer one divided into twelve sections containing the twelve signs of the zodiac (from left center, clockwise: Aquarius, Pisces, Aries, Taurus, Gemini, Cancer, Leo, Virgo, Libra, Scorpio, Sagittarius, Capricorn), the inner one enclosing the bust of Sarapis, head in profile to left, with four rays around the head and crowned with a calathus.
Philipp, Mira et Magica on CBd-2035
Cast of CBd-2035 obverse in the Gem Impressions Collection of Cornell University Library
Credits by Margarete Büsing
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Notes from Philipp, Mira et Magica
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Notes Cast preserved in the Gem Impressions Collection of Cornell University Library